News and Press Releases
Check out the latest news from Patriots Colony at Williamsburg.
U.S. News & World Report Names The Convalescent Center at Patriots Colony a 2019-20 Best Nursing Home
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. January 31, 2020 – The Convalescent Center at Patriots Colony is among the 19% of U.S. skilled nursing facilities that have been recognized as a Best Nursing Home for 2019-20 by U.S. News & World Report.
Riverside Doctors’ Hospital Williamsburg Earns Blue Distinction® Center+ Designation for Quality and Cost-Efficiency in Knee and Hip Replacement Surgeries
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. January 24, 2020 – Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield has selected Riverside Doctors’ Hospital Williamsburg a Blue Distinction Center+ for Knee and Hip Replacement, part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated healthcare facilities that show a commitment to delivering high-quality patient safety and better health outcomes, based on objective measures that were developed with input from the medical community and leading accreditation and quality organizations.
Three Riverside Health System Hospitals Named to Virginia Living Magazine’s Top Hospitals List for 2019
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. November 27, 2019 – Three Riverside Health System hospitals were named to Virginia Living magazine’s Top Hospitals 2019 list for excellence and innovation in patient care, including Riverside Regional Medical Center, Riverside Rehabilitation Hospital and Riverside Doctors’ Hospital Williamsburg.
Josephine Fuller Named Director of Nursing at Patriots Colony At Williamsburg
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. August 26, 2019 – Patriots Colony At Williamsburg, a Riverside Health System continuing care retirement community, is pleased to announce it has named Josephine Fuller, RN, AAS, BSN, MSN its Director of Nursing.
Meg Lemley, Ph.D. Returns to Patriots Colony At Williamsburg as Executive Director
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. July 26, 2019 – There’s a new but familiar face at Patriots Colony At Williamsburg. Meg Lemley, Ph.D. has returned to Williamsburg’s premier continuing care retirement community as its new Executive Director, Riverside Health System announced this week.
Patriots Colony At Williamsburg Welcomes New Nursing Home Administrator
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. July 26, 2019 – Patriots Colony At Williamsburg, a Riverside Health System continuing care retirement community, is pleased to announce it has named Stacy Guzik, LNHA, MSM its new Nursing Home Administrator.
Daily Press Series Highlights Oral History of Veterans at Patriots Colony At Williamsburg
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. November 12, 2018 – In honor of this Veterans Day, the residents and committee members of the Patriots Project hosted a viewing on November 9 of some of the oral history footage that was captured and recently featured in the Daily Press.
Korea and Vietnam War Veterans Honored for Valor at Patriots Colony At Williamsburg
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. November 7, 2018 – Through tear-filled eyes, and before a small group of military veterans and their families gathered at Patriots Colony At Williamsburg this week, the Peninsula Patriots, a Virginia Quilt of Valor group, presented two residents of the retirement community – U.S. Army Veterans John “Jack” Miley (Korean War) and Frank Salimbene (Korean War and Vietnam War) – with handmade quilts for their service, sacrifice and a life lived touched by war.
Patriots Colony At Williamsburg Hosts U.S. Dignitary at Unveiling of New Independent Living Residences for Service Veterans
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. August 3, 2018 – The Presidents Pavilion grand opening ceremony was keynoted by Ambassador Barbara Stephenson, an American diplomat and current President of the American Foreign Service Association. During her remarks, Ambassador Stephenson reflected on the virtue and value of public service, emphasizing the importance of community.
Patriots Colony At Williamsburg Completes Presidents Pavilion, New Independent Living Apartments
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. July 30, 2018 – Patriots Colony At Williamsburg completed its most recent expansion project, the new three-building independent living residences, Presidents Pavilion, featuring 60 new apartments, and is welcoming new residents, Riverside Health System announced this week.
Patriots Colony At Williamsburg Completes Renovations of Dining Services, Opens Three New Restaurants On Site
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. July 12, 2018 - Patriots Colony At Williamsburg, the region’s premier retirement community, is pleased to announce it has completed a series of renovations to enhance and expand its dining services that promotes just that – the power of food, fellowship and choice as an important element of healthy, active and joyful living. The extensive renovations, which opened to residents earlier this season, included building out three restaurants on site of the community and an outdoor eating terrace.
Congressman Wittman Hosts Veterans Forum at Riverside’s Patriots Colony At Williamsburg
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. February 2, 2018 – Congressman Rob Wittman, of Virginia’s 1st District in the House of Representatives, hosted a veterans forum at Riverside’s Patriots Colony At Williamsburg this week, speaking to nearly 50 veterans, spouses and residents of the region’s premier retirement community for military officers and government officials.